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Map showing parts of eastern and southeastern Nevada and southwestern Utah, circa 1873


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1872 to 1873


Scale 1:506,880. 1 in. to 8 miles (W 117°30--W 114°45/N 37°20--N 40°00). Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. At top left: 'Explorations & surveys west of the one-hundredth meridian.' At top right: 'Parts of Eastern & Southeastern Nevada & Southwestern Utah. Atlas sheet number 66.' At bottom left: 'Expeditions of 1869, 1872 & 1873.' At bottom right: ' 1st Lieut. Geo. M. Wheeler, Corps of Engineers, com'd'g.' Seal of the War Department, Corps of Engineers, U.S. Army at top center of map. Originally published as part of the geological atlas which is an appendix to the Survey's Report upon United States geographical surveys west of the one hundredth meridian, published in 1876?

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G4350 1873 .G46

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Parts of eastern and southeastern Nevada and southwestern Utah; Explorations and surveys west of the one-hundredth meridian; U.S.G.S. Surveys West of the 100th meridan; Wheeler surveys;



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map000079. Chester R. Longwell Professional Papers. MS-00017. Special Collections and Archives, University Libraries, University of Nevada, Las Vegas. Las Vegas, Nevada.


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northlimit=37.3333; eastlimit=-113.75; southlimit=35.6666; westlimit=-116.5


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